Chuck (Charles) Bean is President of The Method Effect a business consulting firm serving Calgary, Houston and Phoenix. He has held posts as President of Baxter Bean & Associates, Inc., COO at Packers Plus Energy Services and Vice President of Sales and Service at Wyant Corp. With over 30 years of practical business experience, his expertise resides in strategy, business development and developing corporate leadership. Through his almost 20 years as a business consultant, his client list includes start-ups and mature businesses that have gone through major business shifts, growth, rightsizing and revitalization. His industry knowledge is broad and includes energy, paper, chemicals, wood products, IT, transportation and financial services.
He is past Chairman of Calgary Chamber of Commerce Small Business Group, Alberta Theatre Products board member and Chairman of Mayors Ride for Clean Air the original Calgary bicycling based fund raiser. Bean has also authored/contributed to books with Dr. Stephen Covey, Dr. Deepak Chopra and Dr. Ken Blanchard. He and his wife make their homes in Calgary Alberta, Canada and Phoenix Arizona.